Specials

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SDPB Documentaries

Our Statehouse: A Capitol Idea

SDPB produced television special about the South Dakota Capitol in Pierre, SD.

Our Statehouse: A Capitol Idea

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SDPB Documentaries

Leaving Redfield

The history behind South Dakota's care of people with intellectual disabilities.

Leaving Redfield

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SDPB Documentaries

South Dakota Authors and their Hometowns

This special features interviews with South Dakota authors about where they live and work

South Dakota Authors and their Hometowns

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SDPB Documentaries

Points of Pride: South Dakota's Quilting Heritage

A 1- hour documentary looking at the history of quiltings in America and in South Dakota.

Points of Pride: South Dakota's Quilting Heritage

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SDPB Documentaries

Deadwood Pioneer: A Face From The Past

See how modern forensic technology helps puts a face on a 150 year old mystery.

Deadwood Pioneer: A Face From The Past

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SDPB Documentaries

Big House Boy

The story of Dr. Malcolm Jameson growing up in the Warden's house at the State Prison

Big House Boy

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SDPB Documentaries

Up Close and Pulitzer: The Truth Tellers

Up Close & Pulitzer features interviews with TJ Stiles, Robert Cohen and Shirley Christian

Up Close and Pulitzer: The Truth Tellers

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SDPB Documentaries

1982 Oscar Howe Documentary

Archival footage from 1982 from a SDPB Statewide episode featuring Oscar Howe's works.

1982 Oscar Howe Documentary

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SDPB Documentaries

1989 Oscar Howe Documentary

An archival 1989 documentary from the USD Fine Arts department on artist Oscar Howe.

1989 Oscar Howe Documentary

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SDPB Documentaries

Dale Lamphere Discusses Dignity

Dale Lamphere discusses the process of creating Dignity

Dale Lamphere Discusses Dignity

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SDPB Documentaries

There. And Back

"There. And Back" recounts the experiences of POW and Vietnam Vet, Captain Charlie Plumb.

There. And Back

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SDPB Documentaries

Black Hills Metamorphosis

A a look at the pine beetle epidemic in the Black Hills and efforts to limit the damage.

Black Hills Metamorphosis

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SDPB Documentaries

Temples of Justice

Temples of Justice explores the rich history of South Dakota's county courthouses.

Temples of Justice

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SDPB Documentaries

W.L. Dow. Architect

Tribute to architect Wallace L. Dow and his contributions to South Dakota.

W.L. Dow. Architect

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SDPB Documentaries

Images of the Past: The 1912 SD State Fair

A film shot at the 1912 South Dakota State Fair is compared with video shot in 2012.

Images of the Past: The 1912 SD State Fair

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SDPB Documentaries

Light of the Prairie: South Dakota Stained Glass

Explore the history and culture of stained glass windows in South Dakota.

Light of the Prairie: South Dakota Stained Glass

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SDPB Documentaries

Challenging Waters

Challenging Waters looks at the history of the Missouri River in South Dakota.

Challenging Waters

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SDPB Documentaries

Kings of the Court

A history of boys high school basketball in South Dakota

Kings of the Court

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SDPB Documentaries

The Black Hills and The Mountain Pine Beetle

How a serious pine beetle infestation is affecting the Black Hills.

The Black Hills and The Mountain Pine Beetle

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SDPB Documentaries

The Stavig Letters

Examining the Norwegian immigrant experience from the perspectives of both countries.

The Stavig Letters